A Washington Post book critic and three panelists discuss student literacy within the context of what it means to be the nation's most literate city.
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February 12, 2014
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September 27, 2013
The Clinton Global Initiative plans to improve global literacy by providing books and digital resources to 10 million children worldwide by 2016.
September 24, 2013
Two nonprofits are the inaugural winners of the recently funded David M. Rubenstein and American Literacy Prizes.
July 19, 2013
Former Indiana governor Mitch Daniels denies that a book challenge threatens academic freedom.
May 23, 2013
The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will convene its first major conference to explore the future of Braille.
May 07, 2013
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March 05, 2013
The X PRIZE Foundation, an organization for incentivized competitions across science and technology development, will create a literacy prize in 2013.